Video Captures Angry Parents Spitting On, Attacking Black High School Football Players Kneeling for Anthem in Suburban Detroit — Atlanta Black Star

“Grown men and women started spitting on our kids as they walked up the ramp. They were throwing food, cups, and whatever,” was the scene before Denby High School football coach Deon Godfrey on Saturday, Nov. 707 more wordsVideo Captures Angry Parents Spitting On, Attacking Black High School Football Players Kneeling for Anthem in Suburban Detroit … Continue reading Video Captures Angry Parents Spitting On, Attacking Black High School Football Players Kneeling for Anthem in Suburban Detroit — Atlanta Black Star

Michigan auto shop’s display of Trump with Obama’s head on rope draws outrage — Nappy Newz

The scarecrow outside of Quality Coatings in Fowlerville pictured last week, before the owner changed the display. (Photo: Kathy DeTroyer) FOWLERVILLE — A Livingston County auto shop’s Halloween decorations that depicted President Donald Trump holding former President Barack Obama’s head by a rope has drawn outrage from dozens of people who turned to social media … Continue reading Michigan auto shop’s display of Trump with Obama’s head on rope draws outrage — Nappy Newz

Michigan Police Officer Fired for Framed KKK Application in His Home Says It Was ‘Dukes of Hazard’ Memorabilia — BCNN1 WP

A white Michigan officer fired after a framed Ku Klux Klan application and Confederate flags were found in his home says in a report he collected antiques and memorabilia linked to “The Dukes of Hazard” TV series. A 400-page report released Monday by Muskegon officials includes an interview with Charles Anderson. Anderson denies any bias … Continue reading Michigan Police Officer Fired for Framed KKK Application in His Home Says It Was ‘Dukes of Hazard’ Memorabilia — BCNN1 WP

Jury Awards $11.4M in Racial Bias Case Against Michigan Department of Corrections — BCNN1 WP

A jury has awarded $11.4 million to a black couple who filed a discrimination lawsuit against the Michigan Department of Corrections. Attorney Jon Marko says Lisa Griffey was a probation officer who was racially harassed by white co-workers. She says they called her “mammy” and the “black one.” Marko says her husband, Cedric Griffey, who … Continue reading Jury Awards $11.4M in Racial Bias Case Against Michigan Department of Corrections — BCNN1 WP

Michigan City Candidate Says City Should Be As White ‘As Possible’ — Black America Web

MARYSVILLE, Mich. (AP) — A city council candidate in Michigan said Friday she has no plans to end her campaign after shocking a public forum when she said she wants to keep her community white “as much as possible.” Jean Cramer made the comment Thursday in response to a question about diversity in Marysville, a … Continue reading Michigan City Candidate Says City Should Be As White ‘As Possible’ — Black America Web

Was a Black man held by cops for a ‘suspicious’ look at a white woman? — theGrio

A cellphone video taken in suburban Detroit captured a 20-year-old Black man being detained by police for what the woman who took the photo said was “looking suspiciously at a caucasian woman.” According to the Detroit Metro Times, based on footage from the video posted on Facebook, Devin Myers was walking to a restaurant in Royal Oak, … Continue reading Was a Black man held by cops for a ‘suspicious’ look at a white woman? — theGrio

Video: Young Black Man Defends Himself Against Group of White Men Only to be Attacked by Their Dog — Atlanta Black Star

Cellphone video shows a dog being led to attack a Black man while other men on the scene pummeled him in a Michigan neighborhood Wednesday. Police in the Detroit suburb of Roseville visited the area near Martin Road and Gratiot Avenue Wednesday and Thursday to investigate the incident that ended up leading to a series of fights, … Continue reading Video: Young Black Man Defends Himself Against Group of White Men Only to be Attacked by Their Dog — Atlanta Black Star